Events Taking Place This Independence Day

No plans to celebrate America’s birthday? Here are some of LA’s happenings this July 4th:

  • For all you Santa Monicans, check out the 4th Annual 4th of July Parade on Main Street from 9:30 – 11:30am. Fireworks will be held in Marina del Rey that evening starting at 9pm at the Burton Chace Park & Fisherman’s Village.


  • AmericaFest at the Rose Bowl is one of the largest firework displays in Southern California, to purchase tickets at TicketMaster, fireworks begin at 9pm, but gates open at 10am for fun festivities!
  • 3-Day July 4th celebration at the Hollywood Bowl, from July 2nd – 4th starting at 7:30pm, fireworks and all!
  • BBQ at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach on July 4th starting at 3pm, you can purchase ticket here. You’ll be able to see the fireworks from the Queen Mary!
  • Queen Mary BBQ, Brews and Red, White & Blues—the title just screams fun! Festivities begin at 12pm and fireworks start at 9pm. Purchase tickets for this event here!
  • Annual San Fernando Valley Independence Day Celebration at the Hansen Dam Recreation starting at 10am and fireworks at 8:30pm.
  • 4th of July Extravaganza in Woodland Hills! The annual Dennis P. Zine event will be held at Warner Park, concert begins at 6pm and fireworks around 9pm!